Until Florida decides on who they voted for, President Barack Obama has been re-elected with 303 electoral votes.
That number enables us to have another fun (and meaningless) Nine to Know:
- Randy Johnson finished his pitching career with 303 wins.
- Walter Johnson in 1912 and J.R. Richard in 1978 had a 303 strikeout season.
- Doug Jones had 303 career saves.
- Vicente Romo, Dan Osinski, and Woody Fryman each appeared in 303 games in relief.
- Edward Mujica, Mike Gonzalez, Randy Choate, and Burke Badenhop each had a 3.03 ERA in 2012.
- Pablo Sandoval, Dustin Pedroia, Victor Martinez, Pete Rose, Al Oliver, Harvey Kuenn, Moises Alou, Will Clark, Mike Greenwell, and Chipper Jones, to name a few, all have career .303 batting averages.
- Pinky Whitney, Bob Boone, and Geoff Jenkins all had 303 career doubles.
- John Mayberry, Bob Tewksbury, and Torey Lovullo are three of the 12 players who appeared in 303 games.
- When you want to call the front office of the Colorado Rockies, start with area code (303).